GRE Word List

JUXTAPOSE

to place (different things) side by side (as to compare them or contrast them or to create an interesting effect)

The meaning of the word juxtapose is to place (different things) side by side (as to compare them or contrast them or to create an interesting effect).

Random words

WordMeaning
slaughterthe act of killing
harbingersomething that foreshadows a future event : something that gives an anticipatory sign of what is to come
conteststrive
anomalysomething different, abnormal, peculiar, or not easily classified : something anomalous
smeara viscous or sticky substance
demeritoffense
liaisona binding or thickening agent used in cooking
adherentone who adheres to something: such as
lucrativeproducing wealth : profitable
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